Dan Baumann (YWAM)
Dan Baumann is a servant of the Lord Jesus, who grew up in southern California and completed his undergraduate studies at Wheaton College. Upon graduation, Dan joined Youth with a Mission (YWAM) and worked in Kabul, Afghanistan as a hospital administrator for 8 years. In 1997, during a short visit to Iran, Dan was incarcerated by the Iranian Government and faced 2 death sentences of which he was acquited and released after 9 weeks. Currently, when Dan is not traveling on speaking and teaching engagements worldwide, he resides and serves at the YWAM training base in Kona, Hawaii, where he disciples and encourages people to walk in the ways of Jesus. He spends 6-8 months of the year traveling the world. Dan is also the author of 2 books, Imprisoned in Iran and A Beautiful Way.